Diet and Nutrition
The following list shows foods that are very high in salt. Foods high in salt will make you thirsty, so it is important to avoid eating them. A low...
¾ de taza de aceite de oliva extra virgen o aceite de canola
¼ de taza de vinagre (balsámico, vino tinto, ajo o su favorito...
Huevos rellenos (Deviled Eggs)
6 huevos cocidos
½ taza de mayonesa regular
1 cucharadita de mostaza Dijon
1 cucharada de...
1 taza (8 oz fl) Homemade Vanilla Nepro® with Carb Steady®
1 huevo grande
½ cucharadita de canela en polvo
Anyone who has ever had a kidney stone can tell you that it is not much fun. “Worse than childbirth” is how many people describe it. Studies show,...
Fanconi syndrome is a disorder of the renal tubules, causing impaired reabsorption of amino acids, glucose, phosphate, urate, and bicarbonate. It...
Kidney Disease Word Search
Interdisciplinary Nutrition Care Plan: End Stage Renal Disease (Hemodialysis)
Aluminum hydroxide (OTC)
AlternaGEL®, Amphojel®, Nephrox
Drug classification: Antacid
Mechanism: Binds phosphate in the gastrointestinal (GI) tract...
Approximately 14% of people in the United States have some stage of kidney disease.
Potassium is a mineral needed by the body in order to keep the heart beating regularly and muscles functioning normally. Healthy kidneys adjust to...
I’ve been told not to each much potassium because of my kidney disease. Why?
Potassium is a mineral that is important to your body in many ways....
A nutrition staff member should deliver this in-service to the kitchen staff.
Many residents of long-term care facilities are...
Medical nutrition therapy for management of renal disease is sometimes complex. Comorbidities, such as obesity, hypertension, and diabetes, can make...
The following are general bag-lunch guidelines for patients who leave a health care facility for dialysis treatment: